Arguably, the Air France South Atalantic crash was exacerbated by pilot interaction with a partially failed system. If they had recognised the cause of the anomaly (frozen air data probes) then they could easily have manged the situation. Instead the aircraft stalled with stick back and engines at idle all the way to the sea. Was this a software failure? Discuss.
NASA's Orion Flight Software Production Systems Manager Darrel G. Raines joins Planet Analog Editor Steve Taranovich and Embedded.com Editor Max Maxfield to talk about embedded flight software used in Orion Spacecraft, part of NASA's Mars mission. Live radio show and live chat. Get your questions ready.
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